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MUS108 Music Cultures of the World

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Examines musical cultures throughout the world with attention to cultural contexts and musical styles, including but not limited to Africa, the Americas, Asia, Near East, Europe and the South Pacific. Prerequisite/concurrent: WR 115 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 42987

From the Instructor:
Examines the world's music with attention to musical styles and cultural contexts. Includes the study of Oceania, Indonesia, Africa, India, China, Japan, Middle East, Latin America, and ethnic North America. Prerequisite/concurrent: WR 115 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available. The complete Course Content and Outcome Guide for MUS 108 is available for download at: http://www.pcc.edu/ccog/default.cfm?fa=ccog&subject=MUS&course=108 As your professor I want to help you to succeed in this course and in life in general! Though this is a course about Music Cultures of the World, MUS108 is about so much more! It is a course about learning how to learn. Learning how YOUR unique brain learns and remembers totally new and completely unfamiliar material.
Course Specific Requirements:
COURSE PREREQUISITES Prerequisite/concurrent: WR115 or equivalent placement test scores. REQUIRED TEXT Miller, Terry E. and Andrew Shahriari. 'World Music: A Global Journey' !3rd ed. Routledge Publ., New York: 2009.! ISBN, 978-0-415-808231. The book includes 3 complete CDs of music. Make sure your book includes the CDs and they work well. You will need them for the class. You may also use the 2nd edition of the text (which includes 2 cds), just make sure you have both CDs & they function properly. REQUIRED MATERIALS Computer Access as outlined in PCC Core requirements for online classes. Required textbook and access to a CD player
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
WEB » 42987 - 22-Sep-2014 thru 13-Dec-2014
Instructor: Julia L Banzi
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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